Minor/Repaint: RTS Soundwave & Co.

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  1. plowking

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    Here's my take on "RTS" Soundwave.
    RTSSW012.JPG
    This one took a bit to finish, the blue didn't come out like I wanted first time around, so I had to strip it all down, and re-spray.

    No real mods here other than the head that was reworked to accept a ball joint, allowing full range of movement, and removing the rear spoiler/redefining the rear window.

    Head is from WFC Soundwave, along with the weapons...the "antennae" on the shoulder weapon is the kickstand from HFTD Brimstone. Lazerbeak and Ravage are courtesy of TF: Prime Soundwave.
    Laserbeak and the shoulder cannon are attached via magnets that latch onto the wheel pins.​

    RTSSW008.JPG RTSSW006.JPG RTSSW004.JPG RTSSW009.JPG

    Colors used are Krylon Navy Blue. Tamiyah Black, Blue, and Semi Gloss Black. Model Masters Silver. Rust-Oleum Safety Yellow. Testors Red. Decals are custom made (water slide) from eBay.
    My intent here was a "Rally Car" vibe...I think I nailed it. Maybe?​

    RTSSW013.jpg RTSSW014.JPG RTSSW015.JPG RTSSW016.JPG RTSSW017.JPG
    Thanks for looking!!

    :) ​
     
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  2. Jetbolt

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    Awesome!
     
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  3. Snake_eyes1975

    Snake_eyes1975 Peace through Tyranny!!

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    DUde!!! Thats sick !!

    too cool PK
     
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  4. Jarrod

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    Awesome! Original idea on a fantastic mold. Came out great.
     
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    Amazing idea and awesome job bro!!!! I love this
     
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  6. spoonman

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    Dude, nice! That shoulder cannon is a touch of genius.
     
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  7. primalxconvoy

    primalxconvoy グーグル 翻訳は素晴らしいです!

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    That could right in with the Binaltech/Alternator race car Megs, Optimus and chums, as is. Have you got any of theose to do a comparrison?
     
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    Perfect!
     
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  9. plowking

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    Thanks everyone!! Much appreciated. :) 

    Nah, I never got into the Alternity Line. They did have some awesome stuff...I did like the race themed ones they put out.
     
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    Great custom, keep up the good work!!
     
  11. Autoboty

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    Just asking, but is that a DC Extended Universe logo on the front?
     
  12. chansformers

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    loves it!!!!!

    im really digging the decals and even moreso,the minions too!!!
     
  13. The Kup

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    Never thought that Soundwave would fit so well on Jazz.

    Amazing job all around! :thumb 
     
  14. plowking

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    Thanks again guys! :thumb 

    No...that's the logo for DC Shoes. They're a sponsor of Ken Block.